5 Ways To Get Involved in Parliament

Here are 5 ways to get involved in Parliament!

Understanding Constituency Offices

South Africa makes use of a Proportional Representation electoral system. This means that our elected representatives (Members of Parliament) are not elected from geographic areas in the way Ward Councillors are elected in Local Government elections.

MPs have a Constitutional duty to interact with the public and assist the public ...

Batho Pele Principles

What do Provincial Legislatures Do?

Read this infographic for more information about Provincial Legislatures.

First Term Review 2022

2022 Provincial Budget Dates

SOPA 2022 Dates

The State of the Province Address is an annual event delivered by the Premier or provincial head, which marks the official opening of the Provincial Legislature. The speech is delivered in front of members of the provincial executive, including the Speaker, Deputy Speaker, and the Secretary.

SOPA follows the President’s ...

Census FAQ 2022

StatsSA Census gathers data for policy-making, budget allocations, Integrated Development Programmes and planning. In 2022, citizens can participate remotely through digital platforms. Use the data-free registration link before 5 February in order to get counted.

Find out more on StatsSA website

Parliamentary Cycle 2022

Important Upcoming Dates to Note:

  • Joint Sitting for the State of the Nation (SONA) Address 10 February
  • Debate on President’s SONA 14 & 15 February
  • Reply by President to debate on SONA 16 February
  • Budget Speech 23 February State of the Nation Address

On the 10th of February, President Cyril ...

Fourth Term Review 2021

2021 Review

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